Apr 2014

Public Holidays in May 2014

Jun 2014
USA Public Holidays  Diversity Month: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
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1
India India (regional): Maharashtra Day
India India (regional): Parashurama Jayanti
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Kazakhstan People Solidarity Holiday
Various Various: May Day
2
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Public Holiday
China China: Labour Day
India India (regional): Basava Jayanthi
Russia Russia: Bank Holiday
Spain Spain (regional): Community Festival of Madrid
Ukraine Ukraine: Labour Day Holiday
Vietnam Vietnam: May Day Holiday
3
China China: Labour Day
Japan Japan: Constitution Memorial Day
Poland Poland: Constitution Day
4
Netherlands Netherlands: National Remembrance Day
Various Various: Mother's Day
5
Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Public Holiday
Ireland Ireland: May Bank Holiday
Japan Japan: Childrens Day
Latvia Latvia: Declaration of Independence Day
Mexico Mexico (regional): Cinco de Mayo
Thailand Thailand: Coronation Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Early May Bank Holiday
6
Bulgaria Bulgaria: St Georges Day (Army Day)
Hong Kong Hong Kong: The Buddhas Birthday
Israel Israel: Independence Day
Japan Japan: Greenery Day (in Lieu)
South Korea South Korea: Buddhas Birthday
7
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Defenders Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang
South Africa South Africa: Public Holiday
8
Czech Republic Czech Republic: Liberation Day
France France: V-E Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Public Holiday
Slovakia Slovakia: Day of victory over fascism
9
India India (regional): Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore
Thailand Thailand: Royal Ploughing Ceremony
Various Various: Victory Day
10
Mexico Mexico: Mother's Day
11
Various Various: Mother's Day
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13
Cambodia Cambodia: Visak Bochea Day
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday
India India (regional): Hazrat Alis Birthday
Various Various: The Buddhas Birthday
14
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday Holiday
India India (regional): Buddha Purnima
15
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday Holiday
Indonesia Indonesia: The Buddhas Birthday
Spain Spain (regional): Fiesta de San Isidro
16
Denmark Denmark: General Prayer Day
17
Cambodia Cambodia: Royal Plowing Ceremony
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Raja of Perlis
Norway Norway: Constitution Day
18
Uruguay Uruguay: Battle of Las Piedras
19
Canada Canada (regional): Victoria Day
Canada Canada (regional): National Patriots Day
Turkey Turkey: Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day
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21
Chile Chile: Navy Day
22
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
23
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
24
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Culture and Literacy Day
25
Argentina Argentina: May Day Revolution
France France: Mother's Day
Sweden Sweden: Mothers Day 
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: Isra and Miraj
26
Poland Poland: Mother's Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Spring Bank Holiday
USA USA: Memorial Day
27
Egypt Egypt: Public Holiday
Nigeria Nigeria: Childrens Day
Various Various: Isra and Miraj
Various Various: Israa & Miaraj Night
28
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Republic Day
Israel Israel: Jerusalem Day
29
Germany Germany: Father's Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Public Holiday
Nigeria Nigeria: Democracy Day
Various Various: Ascension Day
30
Belgium Belgium: Ascension Friday
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Harvest Festival
Spain Spain (regional): Canary Islands
Sweden Sweden: The Friday after Ascension Day
31
Brunei Brunei: Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day
China China: Dragon Boat Holiday
India India (regional): Maharana Pratap Jayanti
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Harvest Festival
Spain Spain (regional): Castilla-La Mancha
             


Public Holidays: May 2014

Day Date Country Holiday
Thu 1st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Kazakhstan People Solidarity Holiday
Thu 1st India India Maharashtra Day
Thu 1st Various Various May Day
Thu 1st India India Parashurama Jayanti
Fri 2nd Russia Russia Bank Holiday
Fri 2nd India India Basava Jayanthi
Fri 2nd Spain Spain Community Festival of Madrid
Fri 2nd China China Labour Day
Fri 2nd Ukraine Ukraine Labour Day Holiday
Fri 2nd Vietnam Vietnam May Day Holiday
Fri 2nd Bulgaria Bulgaria Public Holiday
Sat 3rd Poland Poland Constitution Day
Sat 3rd Japan Japan Constitution Memorial Day
Sat 3rd China China Labour Day
Sun 4th Various Various Mother's Day
Sun 4th Netherlands Netherlands National Remembrance Day
Mon 5th Japan Japan Childrens Day
Mon 5th Mexico Mexico Cinco de Mayo
Mon 5th Thailand Thailand Coronation Day
Mon 5th Latvia Latvia Declaration of Independence Day
Mon 5th United Kingdom United Kingdom Early May Bank Holiday
Mon 5th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 5th Ireland Ireland May Bank Holiday
Mon 5th Bulgaria Bulgaria Public Holiday
Tue 6th South Korea South Korea Buddhas Birthday
Tue 6th Japan Japan Greenery Day (in Lieu)
Tue 6th Israel Israel Independence Day
Tue 6th Bulgaria Bulgaria St Georges Day (Army Day)
Tue 6th Hong Kong Hong Kong The Buddhas Birthday
Wed 7th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Defenders Day
Wed 7th Malaysia Malaysia Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang
Wed 7th South Africa South Africa Public Holiday
Thu 8th Slovakia Slovakia Day of victory over fascism
Thu 8th Czech Republic Czech Republic Liberation Day
Thu 8th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Public Holiday
Thu 8th France France V-E Day
Fri 9th India India Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore
Fri 9th Thailand Thailand Royal Ploughing Ceremony
Fri 9th Various Various Victory Day
Sat 10th Mexico Mexico Mother's Day
Sun 11th Various Various Mother's Day
Tue 13th India India Hazrat Alis Birthday
Tue 13th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday
Tue 13th Various Various The Buddhas Birthday
Tue 13th Cambodia Cambodia Visak Bochea Day
Wed 14th India India Buddha Purnima
Wed 14th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday Holiday
Thu 15th Spain Spain Fiesta de San Isidro
Thu 15th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday Holiday
Thu 15th Indonesia Indonesia The Buddhas Birthday
Fri 16th Denmark Denmark General Prayer Day
Sat 17th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Raja of Perlis
Sat 17th Norway Norway Constitution Day
Sat 17th Cambodia Cambodia Royal Plowing Ceremony
Sun 18th Uruguay Uruguay Battle of Las Piedras
Mon 19th Turkey Turkey Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day
Mon 19th Canada Canada National Patriots Day
Mon 19th Canada Canada Victoria Day
Wed 21st Chile Chile Navy Day
Thu 22nd Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Fri 23rd Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Sat 24th Bulgaria Bulgaria Culture and Literacy Day
Sun 25th United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Isra and Miraj
Sun 25th Argentina Argentina May Day Revolution
Sun 25th France France Mother's Day
Sun 25th Sweden Sweden Mothers Day 
Mon 26th USA USA Memorial Day
Mon 26th Poland Poland Mother's Day
Mon 26th United Kingdom United Kingdom Spring Bank Holiday
Tue 27th Nigeria Nigeria Childrens Day
Tue 27th Various Various Isra and Miraj
Tue 27th Various Various Israa & Miaraj Night
Tue 27th Egypt Egypt Public Holiday
Wed 28th Israel Israel Jerusalem Day
Wed 28th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Republic Day
Thu 29th Various Various Ascension Day
Thu 29th Nigeria Nigeria Democracy Day
Thu 29th Germany Germany Father's Day
Thu 29th Malaysia Malaysia Public Holiday
Fri 30th Belgium Belgium Ascension Friday
Fri 30th Spain Spain Canary Islands
Fri 30th Malaysia Malaysia Harvest Festival
Fri 30th Sweden Sweden The Friday after Ascension Day
Sat 31st Spain Spain Castilla-La Mancha
Sat 31st China China Dragon Boat Holiday
Sat 31st Malaysia Malaysia Harvest Festival
Sat 31st India India Maharana Pratap Jayanti
Sat 31st Brunei Brunei Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day

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May

May was named for the Greek goddess Maia, who was identified with the Roman era goddess of fertility